Southeast
Neighborhood Library

Family Story Time

Saturday, September 28, 2019, 10:30 am

Story time fun for the entire family, these 30-to-40-minute story times are packed full of books and activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages. Promoting language and literacy skills, these story times are a great way to further your child’s lifelong love of reading and learning. Children and their grownups are encouraged to actively engage and participate with the stories and activities during the program.
sign language

​Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Monday, September 30, 2019, 6:00 pm

Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  This class will run 6 - 7 p.m. and will meet every Monday, Sept. 9 - Nov. 4, with the exception of Oct. 14.
sign language

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Monday, September 30, 2019, 7:00 pm

Join us in this intermediate-level class. Review what you know, learn new signs and practice conversation.  Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.  This class will run 7 - 8 p.m. and will meet every Monday, Sept. 9 - Nov. 4, with the exception of Oct. 14.

Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 9:45 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Time. This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs and fun activities designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program.  Space is limited; participants are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis, beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Have a group? Please call 202-698-3377 ahead of time to arrange a special visit.
Not a Box

"Not a Box" Play Party

Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 4:00 pm

Children 6 and under and their caregivers are invited to join us downstairs every Tuesday afternoon to unleash their imaginations. Library staff actively engage children in dramatic and constructive play using a wide variety of simple supplies.     
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Truth Universally Acknowledged: A Pride and Prejudice Book Club

Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 7:00 pm

Over 200 years old, Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen is one of the most beloved novels in the English language. In this book club, we will read the seminal novel and books inspired by the novel. We meet in the Meeting Room of the Southeast Library and books are available for checkout at the Information Desk. All readers are welcome.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 9:45 am

This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.  Space is limited and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and story time starts at 9:45 a.m. No one will be admitted after 9:50 a.m.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 10:30 am

This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.   Space is limited and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 10:20 a.m. Story time begins at 10:30 a.m. No one will be admitted after 10:35 a.m.
 Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 11:15 am

This 20-to-30-minute program is full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. Children and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. Space is limited and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 11:05 a.m. This story time starts at 11:15 a.m. No one will be admitted after 11:20 a.m.
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Music and Movement (Registration Required)

Thursday, October 3, 2019, 9:45 am

Sing, dance and reveal your inner musician at our Music and Movement time for children ages birth to 5 and their caregivers. Our music time is dynamic and interactive, so come ready to participate in the fun. Space is limited, registration is required for this program.

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